On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1928

Historical Events

  • Indian freedom fighter Lala Lajpat Rai injured leading silent protest against visiting British commission in Lahore (dies of injuries 17th November)
  • Indonesian child laws enforced in Bahasa Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Ion Mihai Pacepa, Romanian three-star general in the Securitate, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Lawrie Reilly, Scottish soccer striker (38 caps; Hibernian 253 games, 185 goals), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2013)
1928 Highlights

About October 28, 1928

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio